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Biometric R&D

Biometric R&D refers to significant research and development in the biometrics sphere, from academia to applications. This includes market research, product development, awards recognition as well as new inventions and innovations.


Iris biometrics integrated with DIDH for ‘most secured’ data system for blockchain, metaverse

Iris biometrics specialist IriTech and fellow South Korean firm Institute of Blockchain Technology (IBCT), which specializes in decentralized data platforms…


UIDAI launches program to identify, block vulnerabilities in Aadhaar biometric database

A bug bounty program whose objective is to enhance security around the Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR) – the database…


Zimbabwean start-up lands €250K award with biometric verification solution

VaxiGlobal, a biometrics-based vaccine verification solution developed in 2019 by a trio of health workers in Zimbabwe, has won the…


Microsoft touts new biometrics-based contact center platform

Biometrics play a heavy role in a new Microsoft contact center package of software based on AI developed by Nuance….


Award for biometrics under tortuous conditions goes to West Virginia researcher

The U.S. government has awarded a $1.1 million contract to develop biometric facial biometrics systems capable of being accurate over…


Manipulated faces threaten trust in remote biometrics, new legal battlegrounds

The European Association for Biometrics addressed different potential harms related to face biometrics and technologies for digital manipulation of faces…


UK’s first look at biometrics self-enrollment systems didn’t wow, but new trials planned

The British Home Office wants to hear from biometrics self-enrollment researchers and vendors capable of supplying self-service kiosk, phone apps…


Design beauty is more than skin deep in Apple patent filings and its AirPods

For a company that makes so much of its face biometrics, Apple has a lot of skin-related product news out….


Smartmetric CEO claims progress towards American biometric payment card launch

A battery-powered biometric payment card designed for the U.S. market is approaching readiness from Smartmetric, and takes a different approach…


New adversarial mask designs evade facial recognition systems

Fabric face masks covering the nose and mouth and printed with adversarial patterns evade facial recognition systems more than 96…

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